Having received over 700 abstracts from across the globe, the EGYPS 2019 Technical Conference delivered 33 sessions across 11 technical categories, over 3 days at the Egypt International Exhibition Center. With over 130 international technical expert speakers and share in their wealth of experience and knowledge.

Session 22
Drilling and Completions (DC): Innovative techniques of drilling optimisation
Session Location:  Room 1, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Ahmed Osman, Drilling Technology & Performance Manager, Schlumberger
Sherif Emam, Senior Drilling Engineer, Kuwait Energy Company
  • 10:00-10:20
    Reducing NPT with novel drilling fluid system additive in Wara shale and depleted Mauddud limestone
    Fahad Al-Otaibi Fahad Al-Otaibi
    Drilling Engineer
    Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)
  • 10:20-10:40
    Drilling cost optimisation in the Western Desert
    Ahmed Hussein Abdelaziz Ahmed Hussein Abdelaziz
    Drilling Engineer
    Khalda Petroleum Company
  • 10:40-11:00
    Drilling deviated wells (38 deg. inclination; +8,500 ft) using 750 HP drilling rig
    Hossam Mansour Abdel Karim Hossam Mansour Abdel Karim
    Oilfield Services Operations General Manager
    IPR Energy Group
  • 11:00-11:20
    Technology deployment to reduce drilling days from 8 months to 8 weeks - a case study
    Safi Ullah Safi Ullah
    Senior Engineer Drilling
    Pakistan Petroleum Limited
  • 11:20-11:30
    Panel Q&A
Session 25
Drilling and Completions (DC): Wellbore stability and downhole conditions
Session Location:  Room 1, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Amr Hassan, Business Development Sperry Drilling, Halliburton
Mohammed abd el- Majeed , Drilling General Manager, Khalda Petroleum Company
  • 11:30-11:50
    Managing well planning risks by linking fault stability assessment with wellbore stability analysis: offshore Egypt
    Jean-Michel Embry Jean-Michel Embry
    Senior Geomechanics Specialist
    Baker Hughes, a GE Company
  • 11:50-12:10
    The West Nile Delta - lateral transfer pore pressure challenges and impact on non-productive time
    Ahmed Abushady Ahmed Abushady
    Pore Pressure and Wellbore Stability Specialist
    BP, Egypt
  • 12:10-12:30
    Gas well control using anti-gas migration cementing plugs: case study from the Western Desert of Egypt
    Marwa  Al-Qutt Marwa Al-Qutt
    Drilling Fluids Department Manager
    Agiba Petroleum Company
  • 12:30-12:50
    Conceptual ESP completion design to maximise rig-less intervention and reduce overall workover rig utilisation
    Abdulwahab Al-Mutairi Abdulwahab Al-Mutairi
    Senior Drilling & Workover Engineer
    Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)
  • 12:50-13:00
    Panel Q&A
Session 28
Drilling and Completions (DC): Artificial lift and completion challenges
Session Location:  Room 1, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Doug Orr, Drilling Engineering Expert, Egypt KPC JV, Apache Egypt
Hafez Hafez Al Shamy, Production Technology Division Manager, Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation
  • 14:00-14:20
    How to mitigate challenges and prolong equipment run life of BP systems, using new technology
    Abuelfotouh Abdelnaser Abuelfotouh Abdelnaser
    RLS Lead Application Engineer
    Baker Hughes, a GE Company
  • 14:20-14:40
    Challenging sand producer well handling with PCP in the Eastern Desert, Egypt
    Mahmoud Sayed AbdElhamed Mahmoud Sayed AbdElhamed
    Senior Production Technology Engineer
    Kuwait Energy Egypt
  • 14:40-15:00
    Real-time underbalance perforating in sub-hydrostatic reservoir improves long-term well performance in Malaysia
    Wael Mahmoud Wael Mahmoud
    Kuwait Well Services Sales Manager
    Schlumberger, Malaysia
  • 15:00-15:20
    Barrier integrity verification
    Arild Stein Arild Stein
    Global Product Line Manager Electronics
  • 15:20-15:30
    Panel Q&A
Session 31
Drilling and Completions (DC): Production improvements and stimulation challenges
Session Location:  Room 1, Plaza, Mezzanine
Session Chairpersons:
Hafez Hafez Al Shamy, Production Technology Division Manager, Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation
Marwa Al-Qutt, Drilling Fluids Department Manager, Agiba Petroleum Company
  • 15:30-15:50
    Production optimisation and recovery improvement through proper stimulation practices in the Gulf of Suez
    Ahmed Gaber Abd El Sabour Ahmed Gaber Abd El Sabour
    Senior Petroleum Engineer
    Gulf of Suez Petroleum Company (GUPCO)
  • 15:50-16:10
    Successful fracturing treatments near water zones and in high water cut zones (case studies)
    Ahmed Abd El Hamid Abdullah Ahmed Abd El Hamid Abdullah
    Senior Petroleum Engineer
    Qarun Petroleum Company
  • 16:10-16:30
    Hybrid artificial lift used after cyclic steam stimulation for sustained production and higher efficiency
    Hossam Mesbah Hossam Mesbah
    Business Development Manager
    Ajal Petroleum
  • 16:30-16:50
    A newly developed resin controls propane flowback and aids in maintaining production rates in fracture-stimulated wells
    Mohamed Abdelhalim Mohamed Abdelhalim
    Technical Professional
  • 16:50-17:00
    Panel Q&A